• Fishing Tournaments

    After running aground on a sandbar Monday evening, Casey Ashley is determined to finish strong in the last tournament of the Elite Series, which began today.

    Casey Ashley struggling to make 2017 Bassmaster Classic

    Ashley stranded boat on sandbar Monday during practice of last Elite Series event
    September 08, 2016 at 11:41am
    Local hero Anthony Gagliardi won the FLW Cup on Lake Murray in 2014, and he is just one of many anglers happy to see it scheduled for Murray again in 2017.

    FLW Cup coming back to Lake Murray in 2017

    Lake Murray also hosted FLW Cup in 2008 and 2014
    August 10, 2016 at 11:29am
    Bunker Hill High School won the FLW/TBF North Carolina state championship, and advances to the Southeastern Conference championship later this year.

    Bunker Hill High School duo wins TBF/FLW High School State Championship

    Dylan Lamm, Austin Blair caught 14-13 to win championship
    June 21, 2016 at 5:11pm
    The Ashley Lauren won the 58th annual Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament, and is the only team to win the lady angler award and the Big Rock overall victory.

    Ashley Lauren wins 58th Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament

    Ashley Lauren also won Keli Wagner Lady Angler Tournament
    June 19, 2016 at 11:47pm
    Viking 72 brought this blue marlin to the scales on day 5 of the Big Rock Tournament.

    Viking 72 catches 564.1-pound blue marlin in day 5 of Big Rock

    36 total billfish released in day 5 of Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament
    June 18, 2016 at 12:02am
    Team Yellowfin released the 58th fish in the 58th Annual Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament today, the 4th day of the event.

    10 billfish released during day 4 of Big Rock Tournament

    61 boats fished, 113 layed out
    June 16, 2016 at 9:20pm
    Gryphon brought in the lone blue marlin on day 3 of the 2016 Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament.

    Gryphon boats 413-pound blue marlin on day 3 of Big Rock Tournament

    15 billfish released on day 3 of Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament
    June 16, 2016 at 7:23am
    The Ashley Lauren brought a 621.4-pound blue marlin to the scales on Tuesday, day 2 of the 2016 Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament.

    Ashley Lauren boats 621.4-pound blue marlin on day 2 of Big Rock

    28 total billfish released on day 2 of Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament
    June 15, 2016 at 10:36am
    The Marlin Gull won the Fabulous Fisherman Level award after William McSpadden brought this 564.8-pound blue marlin into the boat, which is captained by Kenny Midget.

    Marlin Gull boats 564-pound blue marlin in Big Rock tournament

    3 blue marlin boated, 12 other blue marlin released
    June 13, 2016 at 7:40pm
    Rob Digh lead the way for North Carolina in the team division. The Denver native bagged 10 fish weighing 24-03 during the event.

    North Carolina wins team event at B.A.S.S. Nation Eastern Regional

    10 anglers from Tarheel State beat 17 other states
    May 06, 2016 at 9:05am
    Noah Lowenbach won the $100 Jr. Angler award for his 15.25-inch sea trout.

    Local anglers win several awards at Georgetown IFA events

    16-year-old Noah Lowenbach of Pawleys Island wins Jr. Angler award
    May 02, 2016 at 12:17am
    Joe Scheu caught this 4.45-pound flounder, winning first place in the 15th annual Grand Strand Saltwater Anglers Flounder Tournament.

    Hefty flounder nets $1500 for Carolina Forest High School senior

    18-year-old wins Grand Strand Saltwater Anglers Flounder Tournament
    May 01, 2016 at 4:30pm
    The 8th annual Reeling' for Research offshore fishing tournament is this weekend out of Morehead City.

    8th annual Reelin' for Research tournament is this weekend

    Proceeds benefit UNC Children's Hospital and Childhood Cancer Research
    April 28, 2016 at 9:02pm
    The author caught this bass while fishing in the tournament at Hampton Lake.

    Lowcountry Foundation for Wounded Military Heroes holds inaugural fishing tournament

    Hampton Lake hosted the event
    April 27, 2016 at 12:30am
    Andrew Shepherd allegedly cheated to win this check, as well as other checks and prizes during local and national kayak fishing tournaments.

    Kayak bass angler allegedly caught cheating In multiple tournaments

    Angler now banned from kayak fishing trails
    April 20, 2016 at 11:58pm
    Andrew Shepherd allegedly cheated to win this check, as well as other checks and prizes during local and national kayak fishing tournaments.

    Kayak bass angler allegedly caught cheating In multiple tournaments

    Angler now banned from kayak fishing trails
    April 20, 2016 at 11:58pm